Project Name :

Empowering through WASH


Project area :

Bagerhat and Satkhira municipality, Khulna

Project Duration :

January 2011 to December 2015

Project Partner :

Dutch WASH Alliance – Financial & Technical Partner
. Association for Social Advancement – Implementing Partner
• Practical Action, Bangladesh - Implementing Partner

BASA has installed water and hygiene facilities with the cooperation of municipalities. BASA  also provided training, awareness program for creating adequate motivation on environmental aspect and creating a sense of ownership and cooperation within the community and the municipality

Objectives:  

• Create awareness among the stakeholders of Bagerhat and Satkhira municipality for improved water and sanitation conditions and behavioral changes for hygiene promotion.

• Capacity building of the municipal authority, relevant government offices, CBOs and the target people.

• Introduction of appropriate technologies in water and sanitation, suitable for local condition and creation of facilities for the target groups.  

• Bringing about necessary policy changes and enforcing rules, through lobbying and advocacy, to improve water and sanitation conditions leading to 100% coverage by the year 2015.


Outcome of the Project: 

• Raised awareness on personal hygiene, hand washing, cleanliness and solid waste management

• Solved safe drinking water problems and improved toilet facilities

• Declined water born diseases

• Behavioral change for using of toilets

• Enhanced integrity & solidarity among community people.

1 Water, Sanitation and Hygiene project in Shakhipur pourashava, Tangail. Shakhipur pourashava, Tangail. Nov 2010 Till date. 1• Water Aid in Bangladesh – Financial and Technical Partner
2• Bangladesh Association for Social Advancement (BASA) – Implementing Partner
3• Shakhipur Municipalty, Shakhipur , Tangail - Overall Cooperation.
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2 Water, Sanitation Project (WSP) Mirzapur,Tangail, Bangladesh March 2012 to March 2014 World Bank View
3 Water and Sanitation Project. Gazipur, Dhaka, Bangladesh 1994 to 1996 NGO Forum for Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation View
4 Water well Project Gazipur, Dhaka, Bangladesh May to July 2012 Muslim Aid Bangladesh View
5 Empowering through WASH Bagerhat and Satkhira municipality, Khulna January 2011 to December 2015 Dutch WASH Alliance – Financial & Technical Partner
. Association for Social Advancement – Implementing Partner
• Practical Action, Bangladesh - Implementing Partner
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6 23 water points at Bauniabadh slums. Bauniabadh slums. April 2017 till date Dhaka WASA Through UNOSEF View
7 20 water points at Kalsi Balurmath slums Kalsi Balurmath slums, Dhaka City. July 2016 to September 2016 Dhaka WASA Through UNICEF View
8 Safe Drinking Water for the inhabitants of Taltala Slum at Mirpur Taltala Slum at Mirpur April 2010 to June 2010 Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA),haka Water and Sewerage Authority View
9 Water point connection at low income community in Dhaka City (Jheelpar) Jheelpar, Mirpur,Dhaka City 1st Phase _ March 2016 to September 2016, 2nd Phase _ September 2016 to December 2016 Dhaka WASA – Technical Partner, UNICEF – Funding Agency, Bangladesh Association For Social Advancement (BASA) –Implementing Partner View
10 77 Water Point Connection at Sattala Low Income Community Dhaka City Aug to Nov 2014 Dhaka WASA – Technical Partner • UNICEF – Funding Agency • Bangladesh Association For Social Advancement (BASA) –Implementing Partner View
11 27 Water point Connection at Korail Low Income Community, Dhaka City Kalsi Slums in Dhaka City July 2013-2015 UNICEF through Dhaka WASA View

Faecal Sludge Management

shakhipur co-compost plant